Download 2013

Download 2013 boasts a classic lineup, featuring a massive headline trio of Slipknot, Iron Maiden and Rammstein. It takes place 14-16 June, and you can expect to see us there in force!

Slam Dunk 2013

Slam Dunk is BACK.

Reading / Leeds 2013

Reading/Leeds are back again for their 2013 edition…

Groezrock 2013

Groezrock returns in 2013 with another round of amazing Punk, Metal and Hardcore. Expect to make new friends and new hangovers in a muddy, Belgian field.

Merthyr Rock 2012

Merthyr Rock takes place in Merthyr (duh) right at the start of September, and is awesome. 2012 features KIGH, Skindred, Sonic Boom Six, Straight Lines, A (!!!) and more. Be there.

Reading / Leeds 2012

Reading / Leeds are the biggest weekend of the year. In 2012, the line up is ginormous, and you can keep up to date with Punktastic if you’re there or even if you’re not! Check out the full line up below!

Hevy 2012

Hevy was back in a big way in 2012, and this time Punktastic had a stage! We hosted some of the best bands around at one of the best festivals around. Port Lympne was the place to be on the first August weekend.

Hit The Deck 2012

Nottingham’s Hit The Deck in it’s second year – loads of excellent UK and international bands will feature, including the mighty Kids In Glass Houses, Cancer Bats, Deaf Havana, Rolo Tomassi, Lower Than Atlantis and many more.

Crash Doubt Fest 2012

Crash Doubt festival returns in 2012 for an instalment featuring some of the band punk and hardcore bands in the world. No Trigger, Heartsounds, Above Them, Great Cynics, The Skints, Azriel and more all feature in Lincoln’s premiere punk event of the year.

Download 2012

Download festival returns in 2012 for a massive weekend of metal and punk, and with NOFX, Refused, Billy Talent, Four Year Strong and more playing, we’re getting very excited indeed!

Slam Dunk 2012

Slam Dunk returns for another year in 2012, with Taking Back Sunday, Motion City Soundtrack, Say Anything and more making it another classic pop punk year! The  one line up, two city format returns again this year!

Groezrock 2012

In 2012, Groezrock returns with Rancid and Refused heading the line up, with countless other punk bands from across the world adorning the bill. It’s going to be an amazing weekend, and we can’t wait!

Fest 10

Fest is Florida’s legendary multi-venue Punk festival, now at “Fest 10”. This year, we’re sending a team over to Fest to get involved with quintessential drinking, bands and sunshine.

Reading & Leeds 2011

Reading and Leeds are one of the must successful UK festivals, spanning three days each in a day-swapping-double city massacre that’s become synonymous with all things great and bad about the UK festival scene. A holy grail for bands and the climax of the festival season for many every year.

Hevy 2011

Hevy fest had their first weekender last year, and this year sees it bigger and better than ever. There’s some absolutely huge talent on display across hardcore, metal and punk, and there’s certainly nothing like it in Kent, or maybe even the UK right now.

Sonisphere 2011

Sonisphere Festival travels all over Euope each summer, and the UK edition is turning into one of the UK’s finest. This year, the Big 4 take on Friday night, and the entire weekend is filled with some of the biggest names in rock. It takes place at Knebworth near Stevenage, and you’d be an absolute […]

Slam Dunk 2011

Slam Dunk festival has been buddies with Punktastic for years. We’re taking on this year’s event with as much energy as you’re used to, and you can expect one of the most high-fun and high-booze weekends of the year.

Groezrock 2011

This year’s Groezrock is the 20th anniversary of the festival and features some of the best Punk Rock bands all in one place over two days. Punktastic was at last year’s festival and loved it so much that we’re going back again. We also got to launch our new Festivals area at the same time!